Communication Received from United Kingdom
Delegation Concerning Food Supplies for
May I refer to my letter of 30th April regarding a communication sent to Steel Brothers, Haifa on the 26th April.
I have been asked to bring to the notice of the Commission that His Majesty’s Government reserves the right to off-set any amounts remitted by Steel Brothers to the Crown Agents for the Colonies (in accordance with the instructions contained in the communication referred to above) against funds advanced to the Government of Palestine for food purchase.
I am sending a copy of this letter to Mr. Finn Moe, rapporteur of the Sub-Committee of the 1st Committee of the General Assembly.